The question for Allens' Alley is; "What is your reaction to the Presidents health plan". The DeMarco Sisters sing "In The Middle Of May". Guest Leo Durocher joins Fred in a baseball-themed opera entitled "The Brooklyn Pinafore". Topics: Fred Allen, Leo Durocher, Comedy, Old Time Radio, OTR
Fred and Portland joke about Daylight Savings Time. The question for Allen's Alley is "How do you feel about superstitions?" Fred meets Leo Durocher who gives him a couple of tickets for a game, but Fred gets arrested for ticket scalping. Topics: Fred Allen, Fred Allen Show, Comedy, Leo Durocher, Old Time Radio, OTR
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The Army Navy Screen Magazine No. 2, Navy Edition. (AKA "The War No. 2) 1945 01 Dem Bums : Leo "The Lip" Durocher and the Brooklyn Dodgers 02 Searchlight - Displaced Persons : Refugees in Europe. 03 By Request First segment shows babies/homefront and second segment shows the occupation of Germany in WWI. 04 Today and Tomorrow - Harnessing Americas Rivers 1 : American hydropower and dams. 05 Showtime Presents Carole Landis : Carole Landis sings "I'm A Pin-Up Girl" and... Topics: The Army-Navy Screen Magazine, US Army, Baseball, United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945, US...
Biography in Sound was an hour-long documentary radio program that was produced and broadcast in the 1950s. It's one of the best examples of radio excellence - the production is exemplary and I find every episode to be compelling. It's one of my favorites; I don't understand why it isn't more well known! Each episode featured multiple guests, who often were peers or friends of the person who was the featured subject. For example, the show on Hemingway features Mickey Spillane, Gary Cooper, Al... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Biography in Sound, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965, Old Time Radio, Winston Churchill, OTR,...